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Ne-Yo Net Worth

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Ne-Yo Net Worth:
$16 Million

Birth date: October 18, 1979
Birth place: Camden, Arkansas, United States
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
Profession: Singer, Record producer, Actor, Singer-songwriter, Rapper, Dancer, Music artist, Composer, Musician
Nationality: United States of America
Children: Mason Evan Smith, Madilyn Grace Smith
Source: Wikipedia & Freebase

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Ne Yo is the popular stage name of a well-known American pop singer Shaffer Chimere Smith. He is a well known singer- songwriter, recorder and producer. Furthermore being related to song he’s also associated with dancing and acting. He is perfect with instruments like guitar, piano and vocals. Ne Yo is quite zealous about arts and children and has shown his support For Little Kids Rock.

Personal life

Ne Yo was secretly wed at an extremely youthful age of 19. In the year 2005 his girlfriend Jessica White delivered a baby son which was further revealed never to be his kid. In the year 2009 ne met Monyetta Shaw at a Jamie Foxx Concert. He said he found his true love when he met Monyetta Shaw. He was very much impressed by his truelove beauty and nature. After this he started to be in touch with her by inviting her at various occasions. Monyetta Shaw was an celebrity by profession. He has two children from her named Madeline Grace and Mason Evan.

Early life

Ne Yo took birth in Camden, Arkansas in United States of America on October 18, 1982. He was brought up by his mother in Nevada, Las Vegas. Ne Yo’s dad was an African American and his mother was of Chinese American ancestry. His parents were both musicians by profession. From his childhood, he started analyzing his abilities within the field of song writing. While the African was studying in The Las Vegas Academy he took up a stage name “GoGo” and joined an R&B group called ‘Envy’. This group didn’t survive for long but he continued writing songs for other singers before he decided to start his solo career.


Ne Yo started his music career in the year 1998. At a rather young age he recorded his first album with Columbia Records. Ne Yo continued to compose tunes for another two year and contributed his tracks to an American singer Teedra Mosses’ album ‘Complex Simplicity’ in 2004. A turning point came when he wrote ‘Let Me Love You’ for Mario (American Vocalist). This song stayed on the top of the lists for lots of time. Ne Yo’s second album ‘Because of You’ got released in May, 2007.Other tunes were also composed by him for famous artists like Rihanna (song ‘Take A Bow’), Mario Vasquez (song ‘Gallery’), Britney Spears and Whitney Houston. In 2009 one of his best albums ‘Ne Yo- The Collection’ was launched in Japan. He’d many successful singles like ‘So Sick’, ‘When You Are Mad’ and ‘Sexy Love’. His fifth studio album R.E.D (realizing every fantasy) was launched in September 2012. Till august 2012 he became one of the most popular and top R&B artist after his “Summer Beats Concert Series”. His latest work in 2013 was “Incredible” For Dion’s album ‘Loved Me Back to Life”.


Ne Yo has reached peaks in his career. He’s sold About 8 million albums and 23 million singles all around the globe. In United States his three albums got RIAA double platinum albums for sales of each album to about 2 million in number. He’s got five platinum and one RIAA gold single in total. In 2009 one more award is recorded under his name i.e. Grammy award for Best Male R&B vocal performance for his creation “Miss Independent”. In the earlier year 2008 also he was given for the ‘Best Modern R&B album (‘Because Of You’) at the Grammy Awards.


Ne Yo has always been an award winning singer and has his 5 tunes in the Billboard 100 and two in Billboard 200. Because of his work he has topped many charts. His net worth reaches to about 16 million dollars. Owing to his excellent performance and net worth Billboard ranked him among the top artists in 2000’s decade. He’s always been selling around 10 million copies of many of his albums global which have added a great to his net worth. Ne Yo maintains to have a large mansion in 5900 square feet region having 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms. He also possesses a golf course. In his home he has a massive deck for amusement and a huge kitchen with double ovens. He possesses another house named Alpharetta, Georgia house which includes an exercise room and an elevator to reach all the floors of the house. He also owns a condo in the New Gallery, Residence Tower which he bought in the year 2008 for 1,155,000 dollars. This consists of a library, art gallery and a club room. He possesses three cars one of which is Mercedes Benz.

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